The Department of History at the University of Colorado Denver invites applications for an assistant professor position in Chinese History, with an ability to teach Modern East Asian history more broadly. In addition to showing promise as a researcher, the successful candidate will have demonstrated success in teaching, mentoring, and inspiring students of diverse races, ethnicities, nationalities, and genders, including first-generation students. The colleague we seek will also exhibit good citizenship through service to the department, university, community, and profession. Applicants must hold a doctorate in history when the position begins in August 2020.
The successful candidate will teach at all levels–including undergraduate core courses, MA graduate-level courses, and upper-level classes in their area of specialization–and in both face-to-face and online formats. The regular teaching load is two courses per semester, which may be reduced for an initial period. Our new colleague will contribute to International Studies, which offers an interdisciplinary major, and Chinese Studies, which offers an interdisciplinary minor. The candidate will also supervise theses, projects, and internships for both undergraduate and graduate students. The History Department is committed to inclusive excellence in our teaching, mentoring, and programming. We are dedicated to increasing the diversity of our community and our curriculum.
For more information and to apply for the position, visit www.cu.edu/careers (job number 17242). Direct questions to Marjorie Levine-Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin November 1 and continue until the position is filled.
Minimum Qualifications: PhD by August 2020 Experience teaching a diverse study body Research focus in Chinese History Ability to teach broadly in East Asian History
Preferred Qualifications: Ability to teach Globalization Strengths in Digital History Evidence of interdisciplinary collaborations
Internal Number: 17242
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The University of Colorado Denver is the premier urban research university in Colorado, serving more than 19,000 undergraduate, graduate, and health professions students in metropolitan Denver and online. The University is located on two main campuses: the downtown Denver campus and the Anschutz Medical Campus, located nearby in Aurora, Colorado. The Denver campus serves about 15,000 students, roughly half of whom are in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. We hold classes on the Auraria Campus, and our buildings extend into downtown. We are CU in the city.